Runners taking part in the Edinburgh Marathon

The Edinburgh Marathon is part of the Edinburgh Marathon Festival, Scotland’s largest running festival with over 30,000 runners expected to take part in 2016 in a variety of running challenges. 

Edinburgh Marathon running event details

  • Date: 28 May 2017
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Event Type: Marathon Run 
  • Registration fee: £30
  • Minimum sponsorship amount: £500

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Why do a charity run for Unicef?

Your fundraising through the Edinburgh Marathon run will make a huge difference to the world’s most vulnerable children. 

With your support Unicef can protect millions of vulnerable children around the world. Did you know that £250 protects over 2,000 children from the crippling effects of polio?

Already have a place in the Edinburgh Marathon?

If you have registered for the Edinburgh Marathon run via the event organisers you can still run for charity by raising funds for Unicef UK. Fill out our online form to join Team Unicef.

Fundraising ideas

Make the most of your run for charity with fundraising tips and ideas on our fundraising toolkit pages. If you have a question that is not covered, please feel free to contact us via e-mail or by calling 0300 330 5580.